Lincoln's Washington Private Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level



City, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10



English (fluent)

Following in Lincoln's Footsteps with a private guide

Let's walk in Lincoln's footsteps as we visit many of the places at which he spent time during his administration. Beginning at Freedom Plaza, we'll see the Willard Hotel, where he stayed the night before his inauguration, the White House, St Johns Church, New York Avenue Presbyterian Church, Portrait Gallery (Old Patent Office and hospital during he Civil War), the Monaco Hotel (Old post office and telegraph office) and Fords Theater and the Anderson House.


Freedom Plaza
Willard Hotel
White House
St Johns Church
New York Avenue Presbyterian Church
Portrait Gallery
Monaco Hotel
Fords Theater and the Peterson House

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: At agreed upon location

End location: At agreed upon location

Duration: 3 hours

Time might be extended if we take a tour of Ford's Theater


Walking unless the client wants to hire a car service

What’s Included

Other: Knowledgeable, enjoyable commentary by Certified Master Guide. Personal attention and "inside" information geared to your interests.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 USD - Entry fees, souvenirs, food

What’s Extra

Other: Any refreshments. Entrance fees, if applicable. Extra hours billed at $60 an hour.


I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle, arrange for a separate car and driver (at additional cost) or we can use DC's great Metro system combined with reasonable taxi cabs when needed.

Private tour guide Ellen M.

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